Granola Recipe: Quick, Easy, Delicious!

Granola recipe success

  Granola Recipe: This quick and easy Granola Recipe is a huge hit in our house, at work and with all our visitors and friends.  Surprisingly enough, our teenagers and their friends completely love it and even better, its the healthiest thing they eat!!   We have seen the trend for adding crystals to smoothies – […]

Brain Food for Exams

Brain Food

Brain food – great food, good sleep and fitness all play their part in getting the family through the marathon that is the summer exam season!   We have several blogs about family fitness and our last blog was about beating exam stress.  (We also have a popular online shop full of authentic and beautiful crystals […]

Exams? Parents’ Survival Guide

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Exams can be stressful – nothing new in that.  But how often do you read about the impact on parents?  Just in case you’re a first timer,  here’s our guide to surviving…  (Or you can just dip out and go shopping…) 1. Exams?  Be nice: Our teenagers are often much maligned – but right at […]

Jurassic Walks and other Fossil Adventures

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A family joke in our friend’s house is, ‘see, I told you I wouldn’t like that walk’!!  Sounds familiar?  We have some hot prompts for you on turning walks into adventures that leave them clamouring for more.  Get your boots on, let’s go…  (Unless you want to stay indoors and go shopping that is…) Jurassic […]

Kids Bedroom Ideas: How to keep Them Tidy!

Kids Bedroom Ideas?  Is it a battle every weekend with casualties on both sides?  A quick trawl of the experts on child rearing shows they often agree on the following points: 1. Whose bedroom is it anyway? Involve your child in planning their bedroom from an early age.  Neutral furniture will allow for changing accessories […]